ISLAMABAD - Chief Minister Balochistan Dr Abdul Malik Baloch called on Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif at PM House on Tuesday and briefed him about the development projects and security situation of the province.

The Prime Minister said that his government was giving priority to Balochistan as the province would have central role in the future development of Pakistan. The Prime Minister said, “Balochistan is the main beneficiary of China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) projects.”

The Prime Minister further said that the ongoing projects of Balochistan are being funded on fast track basis and Gwadar will be linked with main cities of Balochistan and country to utilise its full potential.

The Prime Minister said that his government has plans to connect Pakistan with Central Asia via Tirmiz and soon people of Balochistan will come to know that Balochistan will be central point of the economic activities of the whole region.

Head of National Party Hasil Bazinjo accompanied the CM Balochistan in the meeting.